Contact us if you have questions about preparing or submitting tissues after looking over the guidelines on this page. See the Supplies page for sources of materials.
Collecting & fixing tissuesSpecimen containersLabeling cassettesTrimming tissuesFreezing tissues for cryosectioningHistology request instructionsHistology Request Form (*.pdf)Histology Request Form (*.doc)SuppliesSlide boxesWe place completed slides in boxes unless instructed otherwise. If you don't provide your own, we will provide them for charges shown on our fees page. We don't recommend carrying slides down the street in folders; it's very easy for them to fall out.
The Material Transfer Office is changing the process for providing finalized agreements to the campus. Previously the finalized documents were emailed to the investigator, now the investigator will be notified that the finalized agreement is available for viewing through an eReport.
Details can be found on the IRAP Website.
Richard B. Marchase, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research and Economic Development
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0111
Any submissions in progress, in route or received by the OSP, will be updated to reflect the correct signing official.
If you have any questions please contact the OSP at firstname.lastname@example.org.